Methodist women have Holiday House Bazaar down to a fine art

October 4, 2017 0

There is excitement and much bustling about as United Methodist Women (UMW) and members of the First United Methodist Church (FUMC), 522 White Ave., prepare for the church’s annual Holiday House Bazaar. The bazaar will be held Friday, November 3, from 9 a.m.–3 p.m., and Saturday, November 4, from 9 [ . . . ]

Contemplative prayer course

September 1, 2017 0

The Whitewater Benedictine Community is offering The Contemplative Journey, a six-week course in contemplative prayer held at 8250 Kannah Creek Road. Classes are Wednesdays from 9:30-11:30 a.m., September 20-October 25. The class features the teachings of Thomas Keating, one of the founders of Centering Prayer. The class costs $90, plus [ . . . ]

Finding love and generosity in Romania

August 29, 2017 0

By Kim Latham What do you do when you have no savings, are flat broke and starting a new job and you get a call to go to Romania for a month to give a series of seminars for the Lord? You say yes, of course! Total Member Involvement (TMI), [ . . . ]

All roses, no thorns: One woman’s ministry of cheer

August 1, 2017 0

Visits with Trish Alden often have a familiar beginning. When she hands people a rose bouquet, they plunge their faces into the palette of colors and fragrances. They inhale and emerge with a satisfied, “Ahhhhhh.” There’s a reason that Alden, 80, is often called “The Rose Lady.” Each year, she [ . . . ]

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